Use the videos below to help you complete the Library Research Assignment.
If you have questions or need help, email Julie Sweeney.
Watch this video before you start your assignment.
Use this link to open the Library Research Assignment. Click on the FILE menu and select MAKE A COPY. You will not be able to edit the assignment until you have made your own copy of it.
This video demonstrates how to find ebooks through Ryan Library.
This link will take you to the Ryan Library Homepage to begin your search.
Oxford Music Online/New Grove Dictionaries
This video demonstrates how to use the Oxford Music Online database to search for material from Grove, an important music research source. Use this link to open Oxford Music Online.
Scholarly Journal Articles
This video demonstrates how to search for scholarly journal articles. Select databases from the "Ryan Library Databases for Music Sources" box.
Ryan Library Databases are subscriptions provided to the PLNU community for online access to journal and magazine articles and/or citations.
You will be asked to log in with your PLNU network information to access any of these databases.
Some recommended databases for Music students include: